influence sweep


influence sweep
A sweep designed to produce an influence similar to that produced by a ship and thus actuate mines.

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • drague à influence — nekontaktinis tralas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Tralas, kuris sukelia tokį pat nekontaktinį poveikį kaip ir laivas, ir tuo sužadina miną. atitikmenys: angl. influence sweep pranc. drague à influence …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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  • nekontaktinis tralas — statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Tralas, kuris sukelia tokį pat nekontaktinį poveikį kaip ir laivas, ir tuo sužadina miną. atitikmenys: angl. influence sweep pranc. drague à influence …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • discriminating circuit — That part of the operating circuit of a sea mine which distinguishes between the response of the detecting circuit to the passage of a ship and the response to other disturbances (e.g., influence sweep, countermining, etc.) …   Military dictionary

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